Killer of James Byrd Set to Be Executed This Week

The ringleader behind the 1998 murder of James Byrd, Jr., one of the grisliest hate crimes of the modern era, is scheduled to die by lethal injection on Wednesday. John William King, 44, will be the second and final person to be executed in the case. Lawrence Brewer was executed in 2011. A third participant, […]

Texas AG Says Chick-fil-A’s Constitutional Rights Violated by Being Banned from San Antonio Airport

Republican Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton thinks San Antonio City Council’s decision to ban Chick-fil-A from its airport is discriminatory. A week after the city council voted 6-4 to block the chain from getting a new concession contract at the airport, Paxton has announced he is investigating the city for potential First Amendment violations. While […]

Weather Channel Sued for $125 Million by Mom Whose Son Died in Collision With Storm Chasers

The Weather Channel is being sued for $125 million in a lawsuit claiming that storm chasers for a Weather Channel show caused the traffic accident that killed 25-year-old Corbin Lee Jaeger, according to the BBC. The Weather Channel storm chasers were also killed in the collision. Karen Di Piazza, the mother of Corbin Lee Jaeger, […]